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adenoma hyperplastic nodules

noun [plural] uk   /æd.ɪˌnəʊ.mə haɪ.pəˌplæs.tɪk ˈnɒd.juːlz/ us    /æd.ənˈoʊ.mə ˌhɑɪ.pərˈplæs.tɪk ˈnɑdʒ.ʊlz/ (also adenomatous nodules, hyperplastic nodules) specialized
tumours that are formed by an unusual increase in thyroid tissue. They are benign (= not likely to cause death)
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